Posts tagged "los angeles music"
Photos: Nicolas Jaar (LA Debut) / Nicola Cruz- The Echoplex

Photos: Nicolas Jaar (LA Debut) / Nicola Cruz- The Echoplex

This past Monday, 22-year-old producer, Clown and Sunset owner and recent NY Times profile subject, Nicolas Jaar played (with band) his debut Los Angeles show. My guess is that considering how the young electronic player pretty much owned the sold-out Echoplex space with tunes spread from both his handful of singles and the Space Is Only Noise longplayer,...
Frankie Rose- Intersteller

Frankie Rose- Intersteller

Having sat as drummer in bands Dum Dum Girls, Crystal Stilts and Vivian Girls, Brooklyn’s Frankie Rose took the reigns of the oftentimes-difficult-to-steer solo career in 2010 releasing a self-titled debut with backing band, The Outs playing along. The California-bred Rose played well to her former project’s sounds and was rather curtained within the frame...
Photos: Grimes- The Echo

Photos: Grimes- The Echo

Fresh off the release of her heavily-buzzed third album, Visions, the Montreal-based electronic-pop gazer Grimes (real name Claire Boucher) played a sold-out crowd at mainstay venue The Echo last Friday. A perfect weekend-starting set, Boucher performed solo alongside a pair of keyboards, other boxes and some heavily hyped-out folks that stood near the back, on stage drinking-...
Caves' Dystopia

Caves’ Dystopia

I love the Internet. Another solid Soundcloud discovery, Los Angeles producer and member of the 6Bit collective,  Caves makes warm, beat-focused balearic-spiked electronica- he calls it “Los Angeles Sadcore.” I suggest “Anthems for a Doomed Youth,” “M a y b e N e x t T i m e” and “M e l a n...